Reach for Reading 3 (Small Group Library): Classroom Set

  • AUTHORS: Lada Kratky; Nancy Frey; Nonie K Lesaux; Deborah J Short; Sylvia Linan Thompson; Jennifer D Turner
  • ISBN-13: 9781285346601 
  • Grade(s): 3
  • Stitched binding 
  • 1st Edition
  • ©2013     Published
  • Prices are valid only in the respective region


About The Product

The Small Group Library Classroom Set includes 6 copies of each of the 122 Small Group Library titles (732 books total). These leveled readers include award-winning trade titles and are engaging and motivating for all readers.

Note: Small Group Library titles are drawn from multiple programs.


  • Instill the passion of reading in all the content areas, unlock the power of reading for every student, and meet the needs of your reading classroom with structured and flexible resources.

About the Contributor

  • Lada Kratky

    During her 18 years of teaching in K–2 classrooms, as well as teaching Descubriendo la lectura and Reading Recovery, Lada Kratky has fostered a love of reading in hundreds of English-speaking and Spanish-speaking children. She is the author of numerous children's books and classroom resources and has authored both English and Spanish early literacy programs. She has been a featured speaker at national, regional, and local educational conferences, as well as institutes and training workshops across the country, presenting strategies and techniques for effective early literacy instruction.

    Ms. Kratky's monographs include: Reach into Beginning Reading and Make Every Minute Count!.

  • Nancy Frey

    Nancy Frey, Ph.D., a Professor at San Diego State University received the 2008 Early Career Achievement Award from the National Reading Conference. Dr. Frey has published in The Reading Teacher, English Journal, Remedial and Special Education, and Educational Leadership. She has co-authored more than fifty books on English Learners (Language Learners in the English Classroom), assessment (Checking for Understanding), writing (Scaffolded Writing Instruction), literacy (Reading for Information in Elementary School) and vocabulary (Learning Words Inside and Out). Dr. Frey teaches a variety of courses on reading instruction and literacy in content areas, classroom management, and supporting students with diverse learning needs. She also was a third grade classroom teacher.

    Dr. Frey's monographs include: Reaching for the Common Core, Using Technology to Foster Learning for a New Century, Link to 21st Century Skills and Resources, and Connect Oral and Written Expression.

  • Nonie K Lesaux

    Associate Professor, Harvard Graduate School of Education Her research and teaching focuses on reading development and preventing reading difficulties of children from linguistically diverse backgrounds. From 2002-2006, Dr. Lesaux was Senior Research Associate of the National Literacy Panel on Language Minority Youth and in 2007 was named one of five WT Grant scholars in support of her research on English-language learners in urban public schools. In 2009, Dr. Lesaux received a Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers, the highest honor given by the United States government to young professionals beginning their independent research careers.

    Dr. Lesaux's monographs include: Turn up the Volume on Academic Talk! and Focus Deeply on Words that Matter!.

  • Deborah J Short

    Dr. Short is a division director at the Center for Applied Linguistics (CAL) in Washington, D.C. She has worked as a teacher, trainer, researcher, and curriculum/materials developer. Her work at CAL has concentrated on the integration of language learning with content-area instruction. Through several national projects, she has conducted research and provided professional development and technical assistance to local and state education agencies across the United States. She directed the ESL Standards and Assessment Project for TESOL and co-developed the SIOP model for sheltered instruction.

    Dr. Short's monographs include: Extend Your Students’ Reach and Move Them Toward Independence, Base Your ESL Instruction in the Content Areas, Reach for the Common Core, Structural Supports for English Learners, Comprehensive and Responsive Assessment, and Developing Academic Literacy in Adolescents.

  • Sylvia Linan Thompson

    Associate Professor and Fellow, University of Texas, Austin As the associate director of the National Research and Development Center on English Language. Dr. Linan-Thompson has developed and examined reading interventions for struggling readers who are monolingual English speakers, English language learners and bilingual students acquiring Spanish literacy. She was a Kindergarten teacher in a bilingual classroom and has worked in Latin America, Africa, Asia, and Eastern Europe on projects related to literacy instruction and professional development and has authored articles, chapters and books on these topics.

    Dr. Linan-Thompson's monographs include: Fluency is More than Reading Quickly! and Know What They Know and Get to Know Your Learners.


Teacher Components

  • Reach for Reading 3: Teacher Resource Package  (ISBN-10: 1133900232 | ISBN-13: 9781133900238)
    The Teacher Resource Package includes:
    Read with Me Selection CD Set
    Cross-Curricular Teamwork Activities, 4-pack
    Language and Literacy Teamwork Activities, 4-pack
    Sing with Me Language Songs CD Set
    Benchmark Test Masters
    ExamView® CD-ROM
    Price = 513.25
  • Reach for Reading 3: Teacher's Edition Set (8 Volumes)  (ISBN-10: 1133900135 | ISBN-13: 9781133900139)
    The Teacher's Edition Set is your complete resource for planning and instruction in 8 volumes. This set includes best practices, interactive whiteboard lessons, small group reading lessons, Practice Masters and answer keys, assessment and reteaching.
    Price = 554.00

Student Supplements

  • Reach for Reading 3 (Small Group Library): Unit 1 Classroom Set  (ISBN-10: 1285821602 | ISBN-13: 9781285821603)
    The Unit 1 Small Group Library Classroom Set includes 6 copies of each of the unit's 16 titles (96 books total):
    Tomás and the Library Lady
    The Quiltaker's Gift
    The Quiltmaker's Journey
    New York's Bravest
    The Snow Walker
    Passage to Freedom: The Sugihara Story
    Mercedees and the Chocolate Pilot
    Harriet Tubman
    Helen Keller: Courage In The Dark
    A Chance to Shine
    Louis Braille
    Mary McLeod Bethune
    Martin's Big Words
    Roberto Clemente
    Franklin D. Roosevelt
    Nelson Mandela

    Price = 860.50
  • Reach for Reading 3 (Small Group Library): Unit 2 Classroom Set  (ISBN-10: 1285821610 | ISBN-13: 9781285821610)
    The Unit 2 Small Group Library Classroom Set includes 6 copies of each of the unit's 16 titles (96 books total):
    The Pied Piper
    Grandfather’s Dream
    Sparrow Girl
    Buffalo Song
    John Muir
    Meet Jane Goodall
    Indonesia’s Rain Forests
    Red-Eyed Tree Frog
    Frog Report
    Ocean Animals
    Rain Forest Animals
    Going Up The Mountain
    A Rainforest Habitat
    Journeying Into Rain Forests

    Price = 837.50
  • Reach for Reading 3 (Small Group Library): Unit 3 Classroom Set  (ISBN-10: 1285821629 | ISBN-13: 9781285821627)
    The Unit 3 Small Group Library Classroom Set includes 6 copies of each of the unit's 15 titles (90 books total):
    The Ugly Vegetables
    City Green
    The Garden of Happiness
    Wanda's Roses
    Tops and Bottoms
    One Green Apple
    Hopes and Dreams
    Tops and Bottoms
    A World of Plants
    Temperate Forests
    Big Red Tomatoes
    From Tree to Me
    Plant Power

    Price = 956.50
  • Reach for Reading 3 (Small Group Library): Unit 4 Classroom Set  (ISBN-10: 1285821637 | ISBN-13: 9781285821634)
    The Unit 4 Small Group Library Classroom Set includes 6 copies of each of the unit's 16 titles (96 books total):
    The Runaway Rice Cake
    Under the Lemon Moon
    Four Feet, Two Sandals
    My Rows and Piles of Coins
    Grandpa's Corner Store
    Uncle Willie And The Soup Kitchen
    Pitching in for Eubie
    Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes
    Making Water Clean
    Farmers Then and Now
    A Weed Is a Flower
    Ryan and Jimmy and the Well That Brought Them Together
    All Aboard!
    Levi Strauss and Blue Jeans
    Marvelous Mattie
    The Boy Who Invented TV

    Price = 1081.50
  • Reach for Reading 3 (Small Group Library): Unit 5 Classroom Set  (ISBN-10: 1285821645 | ISBN-13: 9781285821641)
    The Unit 5 Small Group Library Classroom Set includes 6 copies of each of the unit's 16 titles (96 books total):
    Does a Candle Keep You Warm?
    Sneezy the Snowman
    Summer Day Slushes
    Frozen Vegetables
    Ice Mummy
    The Schoolchildren's Blizzard
    Clarence Birdseye
    Ice Mummies
    States of Matter
    What Is Matter?
    Mixing and Separating
    Matter Matter Everywhere

    Price = 801.50
  • Reach for Reading 3 (Small Group Library): Unit 6 Classroom Set  (ISBN-10: 1285821653 | ISBN-13: 9781285821658)
    The Unit 6 Small Group Library Classroom Set includes 6 copies of each of the unit's 16 titles (96 books total):
    Gabriella's Song
    The Jazz Fly
    The Last Dance
    Song and Dance Man
    Hoop Dancers
    The Man Who Walked Between the Towers
    Tallchief: America's Prima Ballerina
    Masks and Face Painting
    Discovery in the Cave
    Eagle Song
    The Arrow Over the Door
    Crazy Horse's Vision
    Squanto's Journey: The Story of the First Thanksgiving

    Price = 585.50
  • Reach for Reading 3 (Small Group Library): Unit 7 Classroom Set  (ISBN-10: 1285821661 | ISBN-13: 9781285821665)
    The Unit 7 Small Group Library Classroom Set includes 6 copies of each of the unit's 15 titles (90 books total):
    Pompeii -- Buried Alive!
    Vacation Under The Volcano
    The Cornfield Volcano
    The Eruption of Mt. St Helens
    Mountains of Firs
    (2 different books with the same title)
    Volcano: Eruption and Healing of Mt. St Helen's
    Earthquake! A Story of Old San Francisco
    The San Francisco Earthquake
    The Big Wave
    (3 different books with the same title)
    Slow Changes on Earth

    Price = 746.50
  • Reach for Reading 3 (Small Group Library): Unit 8 Classroom Set  (ISBN-10: 128582167X | ISBN-13: 9781285821672)
    The Unit 8 Small Group Library Classroom Set includes 6 copies of each of the unit's 14 titles (84 books total):
    Spaghetti & Meatballs for All! A Math Story
    The High-Wheeler Race
    Eight Days: A Story of Haiti
    7 X 9 = Trouble
    The Dragon's Scales
    Sir Cumference and The Dragon of Pioneer
    Charles Lindbergh
    Night Flight: Amelia Earhart Crosses the Atlantic
    Flight: The Journey of Charles Lindbergh
    It Can't Be Done, Nellie Bly!
    Me and Rolly Maloo
    The Great Pyramid
    The Golden Gate Bridge
    The Eiffel Tower

    Price = 680.50
  • Reach D: Student Anthology  (ISBN-10: 0736274286 | ISBN-13: 9780736274289)
    The Student Anthology features paired reading selections with exclusive National Geographic content. Built-in instructional support and activities are also included.
    Price = 75.50
  • Reach for Reading 3: Practice Book  (ISBN-10: 1133899633 | ISBN-13: 9781133899631)
    The Practice Book includes student activities for skills practice in vocabulary, language, grammar, reading, and fluency.
    Price = 19.25

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